Monthly Archives: July 2011

The infant Jesus and his parents escape to Egypt

The infant Jesus and his parents escape to Egypt (see Matthew 2:13-15) Read online An angel warned Joseph of Herod’s plans to murder the young children of Bethlehem. So Joseph and Mary took the baby Jesus to Egypt and they … Continue reading

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Jesus is born in the town of Bethlehem

Jesus is born in the town of Bethlehem Shortly before Jesus was born, the Roman emperor Caesar Augustus decided that a census be taken throughout the Roman Empire, including the land of Israel. People were required to return to their … Continue reading

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The early life of Jesus

The early life of Jesus About 2000 years ago a man named Jesus was born in the town of Bethlehem in the land of Israel. He was unique. He was fully God and yet fully human. God had allowed himself … Continue reading

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Daniel’s Angel Visitor

Daniel’s Angel Visitor Daniel 8-12 Daniel sees the heavenly visitor. DANIEL HAD LIVEDmany years in the beautiful capital cities of the eastern kings, and he had helped these kings rule the people.  But during those many years (for he was … Continue reading

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How the New Temple was Built in Jerusalem

How the New Temple was Built in Jerusalem Ezra 3:7 to 6:22; Haggai 1,2 The prophet Haggai urges for work to begin on the new temple. WHEN ZERUBBABEL ANDhis company came to Jerusalem they did not begin at once to … Continue reading

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The Home-Coming of the Jews

The Home-Coming of the Jews Ezra 1:1 to Ezra 3:7 The Jews begin their journey back to Judah. A GREAT COMPANYof people were gathering in the valley along the Euphrates River, preparing to start on a long journey.  There were … Continue reading

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The first to explicitly recognise the doctrine of the Trinity.

Adversus Praxean (Against Praxeas) Summary Content Other points of interest Manuscripts Title variations Bibliography SUMMARY On the trinity. CONTENT Praxeas thought that the Father and the Son were so much the same that we could say that God the Father … Continue reading

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